Amgen

Supply Chain Manager

Employer
Amgen
Location
Juncos, PR, US
Posted
Aug 20, 2019
Ref
R-81456
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Under minimal supervision provides Supply Chain work group supervision and technical expertise in support of successfully completing daily operations within scope of responsibility. Ensures all work is completed with minimal disruption and in compliance with all cGMP guidelines and Amgen procedures

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Direct and coordinate daily activities of personnel responsible for material receipt, storage and transport.
  • Ensures materials are received, stored and transported according to established performance standards and all applicable procedures and regulations.
  • Interacts with internal and external regulatory agencies to ensure compliance with cGMP, DOT, OSHA requirements.
  • Collaborate with other sites to maintain efficient flexibility for the storage of all materials and product.
  • Identify and lead all aspects of implementation of new and improved business and compliance systems and tools.
  • Partner with key internal customer groups and/or external suppliers to ensure successful operations and performance targets are achieved.
  • Responsible for business continuity programs for assigned areas.
  • Participate on global functional teams to coordinate and improve the transportation and Logistics of material movement and storage across the Amgen Supply Chain.
  • Direct and coordinate daily activities of personnel responsible for developing and leading Product demand and forecasts.
  • Organize and communicate on a regular basis the total demand and supply requirements to senior management.
  • Coordinate the Master Production Schedule for Finished Goods and effectively communicate any impact created by, and to the supply plan.
  • Innovate the process of gathering, evaluating and feedback of global demand requirements.
  • Provide and coordinate the development of business case scenarios that demonstrate the impact of current or proposed operations plans.
  • Balance the preparation and communication of the Company wide Inventory Distribution Plan to achieve goals of customer happiness and risk management.
  • Develop and coordinate the long-range production requirements based on Marketing forecasts, product approval and release timelines, clinical requirements, SKU put-up information and business planning timelines estimates.


Basic education & experience

Doctorate degree

Or

Master's degree and 2 years of directly related experience
Or

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of directly related experience.
Preferred qualification
  • Facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Change management skills
  • Ability to influence staff and effect change outside of area of responsibility
  • Initiate and lead cross-functional teams to resolve complex issues
  • Good decision-making skills
  • Technical authority for function
  • Possess an understanding and appreciation of the Amgen Values and Leadership Attributes
  • While performing the duties of this job, the environment for the staff member is of an office atmosphere. Computer terminals, telephones, and calculators are in use constantly.
  • Assignments are received in task and objective oriented terms. Provides direction to subordinates using established policies and procedures. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting the task / objective.
  • Administers policies and procedures that typically affect individual staff members within one or more functional work groups.
  • Accomplishes tasks mainly through general supervision of nonexempt and experienced exempt employees.
  • Monitors daily operations of a work group and actively assists, or provides direction to, subordinates as required. May perform ongoing operational tasks.
  • Makes decisions regarding group operations.
  • Erroneous decisions or recommendations or failure to achieve results might cause delays in program schedules and result in the allocation of more resources.
  • Ensures tasks and projects are efficiently completed on schedule following established procedures and within budget.
  • Majority of liaison is on internal basis with subordinates and supervisors at equivalent level or one level higher. Regularly conducts briefings to management. Liaison normally involves specific phases of a project or operation. External contacts are regular and generally involve coordinating operational issues.


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.#LI-SF5

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.